United Health & RecPlex

New-tritious options in Duckworth Centre

New Smoothie Bar in Duckworth Centre now open for business; Café Bodhi to follow shortly  WINNIPEG, MB – Newly renovated space on the second floor of The University of Winnipeg’s Duckworth Centre now includes two new nutritious options for students and visitors:  Smoothie Bar is now serving customers and Café Bodhi and will be open …Read more >

Mondetta comes full circle – store on campus

Photo: New store – MPG On Campus – opens in the Duckworth Centre   Mondetta Clothing/Mondetta Performance Gear opens its first MPG North American location in the company’s hometown of Winnipeg, Manitoba In partnership with The University of Winnipeg, the first ever MPG on Campus store is opening this month on the second floor of …Read more >

United Health and RecPlex dedicated to campus and community health

Enjoying the new United Health and RecPlex – photo by Kelly Morton Dedication ceremony held for $40 million recreation and wellness destination WINNIPEG, MB – A dedication ceremony was followed by public tours of the most significant recreation and wellness facility ever created in Winnipeg’s inner city community today, bringing The University of Winnipeg United …Read more >

RecPlex tour November 7 – all welcome

The RecPlex in action – community residents, students and Wesmen athletes enjoy the new space – October 5, 2014 Everyone welcome! Come take a tour of the new United Health and RecPlex on Friday, November 7, 2014, at 12:30 pm. The $40 million dollar UNITED Health and RecPlex is the most comprehensive athletic and wellness …Read more >

Introducing: The Gupta Faculty of Kinesiology and Applied Health

Generous Gupta family donation supports applied health research and allows for first faculty naming at UWinnipeg WINNIPEG, MB – Dr. Daya Gupta and Dr. Chander Gupta, one of Manitoba’s top medical families, have made a substantial donation to The University of Winnipeg which will support high quality applied health research and scholarship inside the newly …Read more >

UNITED Health & RecPlex brings new energy to campus and inner city youth

$40 million facility creates new recreation and wellness destination for students and Central Winnipeg residents; enhances downtown and West End renewal WINNIPEG, MB – The most significant recreation and wellness facility ever created in Winnipeg’s inner city community – The University of Winnipeg UNITED Health & RecPlex – officially opened its doors to welcome students …Read more >

Bringing UWinnipeg’s history to life on Spence Street

Photo: Original Tyndall stone embedded in new UNITED Health & RecPlex as construction nears completion  WINNIPEG, MB – It was 1871 when the first students gathered in a house in what is today West Kildonan to study the classics, an initiative of the Reverend John Black. That humble beginning grew to become The University of …Read more >

UWinnipeg licence plate available to everyone – on sale June 9

      Students, parents, alumni, faculty and staff members and the public will be able to purchase a new University of Winnipeg specialty licence plate beginning next week, Andrew Swan, minister responsible for Manitoba Public Insurance, announced today. The University of Winnipeg licence plate, to be administered by Manitoba Public Insurance, will be available …Read more >

Rettie legacy lives on inside UNITED Health & RecPlex

Rettie family gift enhances UWinnipeg’s baseball program Left  to right – David Fitzpatrick, Dean of Kinesiology, UWinnipeg; Alex Gardiner (Rettie son-in-law); Nancy Rettie (daughter); Joan Rettie; AnnaMaria Toppazzini, Director, University Advancement; Dean Melvie, GM Athletic and Wellness Facilities, UWinnipeg – May 2014 WINNIPEG, MB – The Rettie family has made a donation to The University …Read more >

Generous gift creates Great-West Life Healthy Campus and Research Centre

 Community wellness hub anchors new UNITED Health & RecPlex – Architect’s rendering  May 2014  WINNIPEG, MB –The most comprehensive athletic, health, wellness and healing facility ever built in the heart of Winnipeg’s inner city will now include the Great-West Life Healthy Campus and Research Centre, thanks to a generous $500,000 gift announced today from Great-West …Read more >